Future possibilities for same-sex and single parents

Shared motherhood IVF and egg-freezing procedures are opening up options for many same-sex couples and single women wanting to start to a family

Is Silicon Valley using culture fit to disguise discrimination?

wifi engineer LeRon Barton sitting in front of a white wall

For an industry that prides itself on creativity, its workforce is homogenous. A former techie-turned-writer shares his experience of working as a black employee in Silicon Valley and tells how the technology sector remains out of reach for many under-represented ethnicities

Why your organisation needs an inclusive language policy

Many organisations are only paying lip service to inclusion, with outdated, discriminatory and inappropriate language often standing in the way of creating a safe and open culture

Tackling transphobia in the workplace

With discriminatory attitudes to trans people still rife in the workplace, it is vital that business leaders are proactive in making all employees feel comfortable and supported

Choosing a different career path

A degree from a top university may still be a fast track to the top, but enlightened organisations are beginning to tap a wider talent pool

Breaking the mould of endemic abuse in media and entertainment

Oprah Winfrey at the Golden Globes

The media and entertainment industry currently faces its biggest shake-up and social awakening since the 1950s studio system ceased grooming stars

Fighting racial prejudice at work must be a top priority

Racial prejudice in the workplace illustration

While headlines scream of sexual harassment and gender discrimination, race is poised to become the major issue in the workplace

Counting the cost of MS

As well as the personal cost of multiple sclerosis, sufferers may experience discrimination in the workplace resulting in early retirement, as Victoria Fletcher discovers